Surmounting structural barriers to tackle endemic infectious diseases

Felix Calderón (Lead / Corresponding author), Alan H. Fairlamb, Mike Strange, Pauline Williams, Carl F. Nathan (Lead / Corresponding author)

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    Abstract

    A unique experiment in bringing academic and industrial scientists together to tackle endemic infectious diseases has proved a success. The Tres Cantos Open Lab Foundation, guided and advised by independent experts, funds extended stays of academics at the campus of a pharmaceutical company, where they access the firm's resources in partnership with company scientists. Progress in tackling tuberculosis, protozoal infections, and enteric bacterial diseases has sustained the decade-long evolution of the model, whose distinctive features complement other public-private partnerships with similar goals.

    Original languageEnglish
    Article numbere20211418
    Number of pages3
    JournalJournal of Experimental Medicine
    Volume218
    Issue number9
    Early online date17 Aug 2021
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 6 Sep 2021

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